[LMB] OT: Nah tiaras are better

Bo Johansson bo at dendarii.com
Thu, 27 Jan 2005 14:08:43 +0100


> On 26/01/2005, at 3:34 AM, Peter H. Granzeau wrote:
>> Does the currency symbol "#" work in e-mail?
> 
On Thursday, January 27, 2005 12:45 PM [GMT+1 or +2],
Jacki Knight <jacki at knightech.com.au> wrote:

> Just out of curiosity, what currency is that hash mark
> supposed to represent?  The only place I've ever seen it
> (apart from above the 3 on the keyboard) is below the 9 on
> my
> telephone keypad.

He was actually trying to send a GBP symbol (cursive L with
overstrike, character 163), but it doesn't work, and comes
through as the # (character 35) instead.

// Bo Johansson